The plot of this movie and its source musical was previously used in Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell (1968), starring Gina Lollobrigida.
Somebody up there has got it in for me. I bet it's my mother.
When Donna's friends singing to Dancing Queen you can see a crew member reflected on the hairdryer.
After the final scene of the movie Meryl Streep, Christine Baranski and Julie Walters appear on a sound stage in matching 1970s glam-rock costumes and sing "Dancing Queen". When they finish Meryl 'asks' the audience if they want an encore. The three ladies are then joined by Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth and Stellan Skarsgard who are similarly attired. Along with Amanda Seyfried and Dominic Cooper, they provide a rendition of "Waterloo" as the main credits roll.
Universal Studios released a Family Friendly version on DVD that removes objectionable content. This version has a blue border on the DVD cover.
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